The Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine is committed to training underrepresented students to address the shortage of primary care physicians. As part of achieving this mission, the college is dedicated to creating opportunities for students of a variety of backgrounds interested in pursuing medical education to gain experience and knowledge beyond their traditional studies. The SOAR (Shadowing Opportunity and Application Resource) Program is an opportunity for 10-12 students interested in pursuing medical education to gain experience in the clinical setting while building connections with practicing physicians. Placements will be made with an emphasis on primary care and psychiatry. Specialties include; family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, ob-gyn, and psychiatry.